Pitched Roofing Accessories
Roof Pitch is mathematical measure of the steepness of the roof. It is really important as the roof pitch will determine what material should be used on the roof and so the roof can manage water and snow.
Choosing your Pitched Roofing Accessories
The pitch of the roof is calculated by the number of inches it rises vertically for every 12 inches it extends horizontally. It’s important that you get it right as if you get it wrong it can be visually wrong and whole project could suffer. At Building Supplies Online we supply all the materials in order for you to erect your pitched roof. These include: The manthorpe comb. The Manthorpe Comb provides a barrier to stop any birds or larger insects from entering the voids between the felt and tiles. It runs continuously along the top of fascia board and is really easily installed by nails. The manthorpe comb comes in 1 metre lengths. It is made of polypropylene and is black in colour.
Hambleside Danelaw are leading manufacturers of roofing accessories. At Building Supplies Online we stock a range of soakers. Soakers are either plastic or metal and they are easily installed between each course of tiles or slates and creates a weather course between the roof and the wall. The Hambleside Danelaw range is quick and easy to install. The material is polypropylene. It is also thermally stable and uv resistance.
At Building Supplies Online we stock Ariel Plastics protective sheeting which is versatile and easy to use. It is a great alternative to plywood and can provide temporary protection to stairs, columns, walls, door and windows. It is even fire retardant and waterproof meaning you have the peace of mind that there won’t cause any accidents. They are made from lightweight and durable polypropelene materials. We also stock the comb and the abutment cover flashing.